Skip to main content

About your Search

20121001
20121031
LANGUAGE
Search Results 0 to 22 of about 23
CBS
Oct 31, 2012 5:00am PDT
. the total cost could hit $50 billion. cbs reporter ines ferre is in new york where the city is beginning to bustle again. >> reporter: new yorkers are trying to regain a sense of normalcy. they are trying to restore power and mass transit. >>> reporter: the storm moved away from the shore but the devastation left behind is obvious. homes devastated or destroyed, boats tossed ashore. >> very difficult day. >> reporter: the national guard spent the day rescuing stranded residents in moonachie and little ferry, new jersey. tidal surge up the hackensack river pushed five feet of water into the two towns in just 45 minutes. >> within a matter of minutes where the basements are completely flooded. we're just waiting for this rescue. >> reporter: president obama will tour the devastation in new jersey today. >> the most important message i have for them is that america is with you. >> reporter: it could take days or weeks to restore power to the 8 million people who lost electricity. >> how are you going to stop water? >> reporter: in new york, some subway lines and tunnels are still
CBS
Oct 3, 2012 5:00am PDT
shot. both are expected to survive. no suspects. >>> another protest at the oakland city council the secretary in two weeks. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran is in oakland where the issue is a deadly police shooting. >> reporter: last night's meeting was heated and got emotional. as you mentioned this group of protestors is the same one that shut down the city council meeting two weeks ago and last night they came back but with a vengeance. >>> reporter: 50 protestors were locked outside as police guarded the doors. this group came to last night's meeting to speak out against the shooting of alan bluford the oakland teen who police say was armed with a gun when officer miguel mass so shot him dead. last night the council banned protestors from sitting in the rafters and set up overflow rooms. protestors say the city crusheddish that first amendment rights but city leaders say they put this plan in place for security reasons. >> i think it's a rule that's always been clear that if the crowd is too large for the room, then you establish a secondary place where people can watch. >> ther
CBS
Oct 30, 2012 5:00am PDT
declared a major disaster now in new york city and long island because of the damage from former hurricane sandy. >> it's still amazing to see these images. sandy is now connected to the deaths of at least 17 people across the united states. an estimated 7.4 million homes and businesses are without power across 16 states and washington, d.c. in the hard hit big apple, the new york stock exchange, nasdaq and broadway theaters will be closed for a second straight day. we know now there's at least 10 to $20 billion in damage and 15,000 flights across the united states have been canceled. ines ferre is live in new york with more on the wrath of sandy. >>> reporter: hurricane sandy flooded some areas of new york city, knocked out power of thousands, and the southern part of manhattan is virtually shut down. >>> reporter: a storm surge nearly 14 feet high pushed ashore flooding hundreds of miles of coastline from virginia to massachusetts. >> it's the most flooding i have seen in all the years i have lived here. >> reporter: floodwater and high winds have knocked out power to millions
CBS
Oct 5, 2012 5:00am PDT
it's spread out throughout the city, north beach, castro district, unfortunately there's no great area traffic-wise this weekend. so this is going to be one of the busier spots. we are here along pier 30-32. it's dark but we have a big navy vessel you can tour for fleet week and in addition, if that wasn't enough, we have the america's cup sailing yachts behind me here, as well. so if yesterday was any indication, it's going to be very busy and loud this saturday and sunday. the blue angels practiced yesterday. don't drive. parking even if you get here will be extra difficult. to avoid gridlock, avoid the waterfront, use less popular bridges like the san mateo bridge. if fleet week and america's cup weren't enough, a few other things are going on. it's all over the city. hardly strictly bluegrass in golden gate park. 49ers at candlestick. castro street fair, florence and the machine in mountain view, madonna in san jose, justin bieber in oakland. so it's making me exhausted just saying everything and that's not all. use mass transit. bart ferries muni are all ramping up service. i
CBS
Oct 17, 2012 5:00am PDT
and the city of san bruno over compensation. that's being called a back room deal by the utility reform network. it cites the fact mitchell's law firm has represented major utilities before. >>> giants and reds back at work today. make that the giants and cardinals. we already beat the reds. game 3 of the nlcs will kick off at 1:00 our time and cbs 5 reporter anne makovec has more as they get ready for another big day in st. louis. >> reporter: baseball fever continues. a lot of people will be distracted at work today if they are not playing hooky with the game starting at 1:07 p.m. this is game three in the nlcs. everybody is still talking about this hit from monday. matt holliday sliding into second right into the giants' marko scutaro. it was quite a collision. marco scutaro was injured. the giants were gearing up for today's game yesterday. here's will clark on playing at busch stadium. >> it was fun to play in front of them. not only from a home player standpoint in 2000 but also the whole time there i was as a visitor, you know, they really appreciate good baseball. >> repo
CBS
Oct 16, 2012 5:00am PDT
resolution on tonight's city council agenda urges the company to provide a community compensation package voluntarily. but that resolution may be pulled in favor of direct talks with chevron. >>> u.s. senator george mitchell will oversea talks on the san bruno pipeline fire. pg&e faces millions in fires for the 2010 explosion. mitchell is a respected mediator and noble peace prize nominee and led the investigation into baseball's steroid scandal. >>> the giants are back even in the national championship league series. they beat the cardinals tieing up the best o of # series at a game -- best of 7 series at a game at home. cate cauguiran over at at&t park where a few lucky fans will have a chance to buy tickets for a potential world series fans although they have a little work to do. >> reporter: there is a lot of work to do. there are chances to get tickets but a lot of giants fans will be waking up happy as we move onto game three after that amazing come back win. >> with two outs, hit into the left center, two runs are going to score. holliday kicks it and now three runs will. >
CBS
Oct 8, 2012 5:00am PDT
front of san jose city hall since sunday afternoon. it's the first overnight protest since the "occupy" movement was evicted last year. members say they will stay there until noon today. >>> president barack obama comes back to san francisco today for his final bay area appearance before next month's election. the president spending the night in southern california in l.a. after an appearance before a roomful of stars last night and he used their performances to make light of his own in last week's debate. here he is. >> they just perform flawlessly night after night, uhm, i can't always say the same. [ laughter ] >> the president was referring to singer's katy perry and jennifer hudson, who took the stage before him. >>> this morning president obama will visit the home of the farm labor leader cesar chavez being made a national monument. the president will arrive then at sfo around 1:40 in afternoon on air force one. he has a private fundraising dinner here in san francisco. then a public concert and rally at the bill graham civic auditorium. the president will spend the night
CBS
Oct 25, 2012 5:00am PDT
lee and the detroit mayor have agreed on their world series bets. the loser will visit the other city and do community series. for all your highlights, interviews and photos go to our website, cbssf.com/giants. it's fun. >> i know. isn't it? >> late though. late for us. >> you guys were texting each other last night. >> not much sleep last night. >> probably not going to sleep for another week but how exciting to have the world series here in the bay area and tonight i think it will be a good game and i don't think we have to worry about rainfall. we are seeing some precipitation right now. some light sprinkles showing up around the bay area. high-def doppler radar picking up on some of that as you head out. so be careful. roads may be just a little bit slick. let's take new for a closer look along 280. the cell is making its way on by along 92 near san mateo, as well. this is what we're seeing this morning. the last gasp of the system as it begins to move out. you see a lot of that moisture running overhead and clouds disappear. high pressure is starting to build in. it looks like a
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 5:00am PDT
city streets in the area. pretty close to vallejo senior high school. we have a crew almost on scene now so we'll bring you a live report shortly. in the meantime, it is no long he a "spare the air" day. obviously mass transit always a good option. and so far everything is on time for bart, ace, muni, caltrain and your ferries. that's a check of your "timesaver traffic." back to you guys. >> thank you. >>> this morning, oakland police are investigating two deadly shootings, both last night on macarthur boulevard. the first happened on the 9000 block just before 9:00. a man was shot several times. the other deadly shooting was an hour and a half later on the 2000 block of macarthur. so far no suspects in either case. >>> in about three hours, the superintendent of a school district in albany will address the death of a teacher. james izumizaki was a sixth grade teacher at albany middle school recently charged with lewd acts with a former student. he was arrested last wednesday and was out on bail. a family member found him dead in his car. the alameda county sheriff's office is now in
CBS
Oct 18, 2012 5:00am PDT
caugiran has more on the meteor sighting that's left some souvenirs in one east bay city. good morning, cate. >> reporter: yes, good morning, frank and michelle. this is the kind of thing that makes all of us mad that we had to go to bed so early because i definitely missed it. but i have read a couple of conflicting reports on this and i want to point out that, you know, experts here at the chabot space and science center say it's not part of the meteor shower expected over the weekend but some say it's a preview. it's not over. we have some black and white surveillance footage from san jose's lick observatory. you can see it up close and personal. that white mass slowly moving across the sky. now an astronomy instructor here at the chabot space and science center says a meteor probably hit the earth right around martinez hills about the size of a car before it broke up into a few pieces. we have a picture from a viewer that snapped it for us in santa cruz. experts say it hit us at speeds 25,000 miles per hour possibly more around 8:00 last night. it was a loud boom as you men
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 5:00am PDT
probably going to be an awkward day at city hall after the mayor's month-long push to get him out. >> i look forward after something that has profoundly affected our relationship and i think our relationship as it intersects with the people of san francisco that we have work to do and that we both need to rise above the politics and get the job done. >> reporter: the sheriff's wife spoke as well yesterday continuing to stand by her man. >> finally i see that justice was done. and i have a message for mayor lee. you have to be a bigger mayor because we have our sheriff back finally. >> reporter: the mayor sent out a statement last night saying, quote, the board's decision returned the convict domestic batterer to lead the sheriff's office and i'm concerned about the city's nationally recognized domestic violence programs. i will do everything in my power to ensure that abusers continue to be held accountable. end quote. so mirkarimi is going to be meeting with top level sheriff's officials to try to figure out the best way to transition back into office. live at city hall in san francisc
CBS
Oct 26, 2012 5:00am PDT
have some roadwork in the eastbound lanes of 92. it looks like it's just eastbound from foster city boulevard out towards the toll plaza. but look at that camera. it's so early and traffic is so light it isn't causing much of a delay up the high-rise and heading into hayward. westbound 92 by the way is fine, as well. in the commute direction. so we just checked in with caltrans and apparently the reopened the ramp a little ahead of schedule. that ramp is reopened from westbound 37 to southbound 101. it was set until about 6:00 this morning for ongoing roadwork in the area. you know it if commute that area but right now everything is open and goes all the way towards the golden gate bridge. there is some roadwork in southbound 101 various lanes blocked from the waldo tunnel through the waldo grade but as you can see traffic again still light into the san francisco. they reopened more southbound 101 lanes. they had the lane change trucks out there about 10 minutes ago so everything is free and clear all the way down towards doyle drive. mass transit always a great option maybe on a fr
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 5:00am PDT
the last homicide in the city in just a matter of hours. >> reporter: they just removed the mandied's body from the street here doe burn avenue in san jose. the investigation into who shot him continues. this was san jose's 36th homicide of the year. just after 12:30 this morning, a man shot here on doe burn avenue died on scene. i just spoke with one of his friends who was standing with him a small group of people standing together near a home. they said they were hang out playing some reggae music when four people came up and one of them opened fire. >> we're not sure if this is gang-related. we're looking into that angle. all we know is a family was gathering and a person was shot and died. >> reporter: the san jose's 35th homicide of the year happened a few hours earlier two blocks from san jose state in downtown san jose on south second street at around 8:30 p.m. police say there had been a fight when they got there a man was unconscious and not breathing. he was taken to the hospital where he died. now, police are not releasing these people's names. the friend also did
CBS
Oct 22, 2012 5:00am PDT
hayward and foster city. 14 minutes through there. elsewhere hot spots. two new accidents in the south bay may slow you down a bit. south 280 we have reports of an accident blocking the left lane trying to get this over to the right shoulder. also south 101 a big rig wreck blocking the left lane and we are seeing delays approaching the scene at julian-mckee. harrison accident cleared out of lanes on 580. slow there through until they completely clear everything off. calistoga highway 29 at old lawley toll road, downed power lines. crews working to clear it out. use an alternate. westbound 580 altamont pass looks like we are seeing slow conditions. look at that. that's all for you, lawrence. >> isn't that exciting? we have snow up there from blue canyon. skiers, wax up your skis! time to enjoy the storms in the sierra nevada. expect a foot of snow across the high country. we have some rain in the bay area. the main cold front now just dropping in through the north bay. you can see that's where the heaviest amounts of rain is. but it's going to slowly side across the rest of the ba
CBS
Oct 15, 2012 5:00am PDT
bid and submitted an application in august. today the nfl is expected to announce which cities are in the run for the 2016 and 2020 super bowls. they will formally submit a host city plan on may 7th, then two weeks later the city makes a presentation to the 32 nfl owners. we still won't know for sure whether or not they will be a host city till later next year. at least today we'll know if they are in the running. >> thank you. the giants now face a deficit in the national league championship series. they were defeated by the cardinals last night in game one one. they could redeem themselves tonight. >> reporter: some giants fans are hoping home field advantage will work in their favor. >> runner takes second and that ends it. >> reporter: they had an early 6-0 lead but the giants rallied with four runs, but couldn't keep the momentum, losing game one 6-4 to the cardinals. that is not discouraging giants fans. >> you have to worst seat in the house. >> is that right? look, you can't get any further away than this. >> doesn't matter to me, i'm a real giants fan. >> how much for the
CBS
Oct 24, 2012 5:00am PDT
just don't have very many tickets left. right now all around the city we can see orange lights and decorations. the fairmont hotel is going inside and out to show giants pride city hall awell awash in orange. back out live at at&t park. again, you can come here to the waterfront promenade by mccovey cove and see three innings of the game for free and then they rotate people out. it's a good view for no cash. let go to cate caugiran with more information for people trying to get to this area of town. >> reporter: a lot of excitement and hype. that will mean also a lot of crowds and a lot of people in the city. but city leaders say they have been working overtime to basically come up with a plan to help you get around. now, we expect to see thousands of giants, tigers fans early this morning because while the first pitch isn't until 5:07, pre-game activities start at 1:30 this afternoon. so the vallejo baylink ferry will have a dedicated ferry to each game of the series this week. mta is scheduling eight additional baseball shuttles to the ballpark and will start three hours before t
CBS
Oct 9, 2012 5:00am PDT
has played out for months at city hall and this decision a big deal because it could set the precedent for misconduct cases in the future. sheriff ross mirkarimi pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor relating to a domestic violence dispute that left his wife with a bruised arm on new year's eve. nine months later we could find out if he stays or if he goes for official misconduct. his wife eliana lopez showed her neighbor a bruised arm which you can see in this video after her husband grabbed her during an argument. mirkarimi was sentenced to three years' probation, fined and ordered to undergo counseling. he was also placed on unpaid leave by mayor ed lee. since then, mirkarimi has been fighting for his job. his attorney says that the marital incident has nothing to do with his role has sheriff and he was also voted in. mayor lee wants him out taking steps to permanently remove him saying that mirkarimi's guilty plea makes him unfit to hold office. >> we are making already changes and great changes that were in the queue for reform. that should be allowed to continue based on voter will and
CBS
Oct 29, 2012 5:00am PDT
the win. chestnut street in the city was another place fans gathered to cheer on the giants. hundreds of people gathered there for a peaceful but loud celebration. >> and for good reason. and for the first time, giants had to come from behind last night for the victory. they were tied up in the 10th. ryan was on second. after he singled and marco delivering a two out hit. gave giants a 4-3 lead. that was your game winner. and surgio took care of the tigers 1, 2, 3 in the bottom of the 10th. winning 4 games to 3. >> couldn't be prouder of these guys. to be world champions and two out of the last three years, it's amazing. >> and then the champaign. the giants will fly out of detroit in about three hours. i don't think they went to bed. they arrive at san francisco at 3:00 this afternoon. i'm sure there will be a few people waiting there. and the celebration will continue through wednesday where san francisco holds a parade. start at market street and wind its way to civic center plaza. for all things giants we have you covered including championship and world series gear. head to our w
CBS
Oct 23, 2012 5:00am PDT
and foster city. golden gate bridge no delays either. 101 towards the toll plaza so far an easy ride into san francisco. back to you >> thank you. >>> the 2012 presidential debates are now history. the election just two weeks away from today. between now and then, of course, president obama, mitt romney will spend most of their time campaigning in battleground states. and cbs reporter randall pinkston joins us now from boca raton, florida with the latest on the big night between the two candidates. good morning. >> reporter: a big night it was indeed, frank, a lot of clashing through the night. this morning republicans are saying what mitt romney did last night was to lay out his vision of foreign policy if he is elected president but the democrats and president obama are saying that what he did indeed was to lay out a series of inconsistencies, changing his positions, saying that he is all over the place even accusing romney of being reckless. >>> reporter: this was the third and final debate and president obama saved his sharpest attacks for the end. >> every time you've offered an
CBS
Oct 11, 2012 5:00am PDT
san jose, 65 in fremont, 66 in redwood city, east bay temperatures up in the 60s, maybe some low 70s in antioch and brentwood and as you make your way inside the bay the numbers going to stay down 64 san francisco, 59 daly city, 68 petaluma. next couple of days, weather is going to take a turn for the better. this weekend, high pressure building in. warmer temperatures, maybe an offshore wind some numbers 90 next week. back to you. >> thank you. >>> another nobel prize was announced in sweden just a short time ago. chinese writer mo yan was named the winner of the nobel prize in literature. the swedish academy which selects the winners praised his work saying it merges folk tales, history and the contemporary. >>> treasury secretary timothy geithner says the u.s. would support a bailout plan for spain by the international monetary fund. asian stocks were down this morning in response to the worsening economic struggles in spain. late yesterday, standard & poor's cut its rating on spain's debt by two notches. s&p says spain's hesitation in requesting a eurozone bailout raises the risk
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 5:00am PDT
city's 37th homicide of the year. anne makovec has the latest. >> reporter: it happened on a bar behind me called aloe bar. officers at the scene right now. athe 1:45 this morning a man was shot here at this vietnamese coffeehouse this morning, not sure whether it was inside or outside the bar. he was pronounced dead around 2 a.m. now police haven't said much when it comes to a motive in the shooting. they will wait until the victim's family is notified to identify the victim. they don't have suspects right now in custody. anne makovec, cbs. >> thank you. >>> 14 people have now died from that rare meningitis outlook. at least 170 more have come down sick. the outbreak is linked to tainted steroid shots made by a company in framingham, massachusetts. the steroid was given to nearly 14,000 people to treat back pain. that company could face criminal charges. >>> a new year means new prices for a stamp. a first class stamp in january will cost 46 cents up a penny. postal officials plan to raise the rates for priority mail services. the postal regulatory commissions will review the pr
CBS
Oct 19, 2012 5:00am PDT
politician is one of the city's latest crime victims after being robbed at gunpoint. dan kalb was approached by an armed robber near his home at 8:30 wednesday night. ironically he was returning home from a neighborhood crime prevention meeting. >> now i know how some people feel when they are crime victims. i was lucky. there are some people in our city who are not lucky who are shot, permanently injured or murdered. >> kalb was not harmed as the robber made off with his iphone and wallet before fleeing. >>> 5:09. the bay area teenager who was denied boy scout's highest honor because he is gay is getting support. 400,000 signatures hand- delivered to ryan andresen. the 18-year-old still wears his uniform despite being kicked out of the moraga troop. his family met with the scouts behind closed doors yesterday hoping for a policy change. >> the response back was pretty much the same, this is a national policy, we are told to follow the national policy. >> getting my eagle award taken is totally devastating. hearing that it's happening to other scouts is also totally devastating. >
CBS
Oct 1, 2012 5:00am PDT
centers will be opened in the east bay city. that's another way you can beat the heat. cbs 5. >> thank you. those are good tips there. >> or stay inside. we were watching the raider game at your house. i walked outside after the game depressed of course. but it was so hot. we forgot how warm it was. >> i know. and it's going to get hotter. >> we have very few days like this left. you want to enjoy it but be careful. head to the ocean, a good day to dip those toes out in the water. nice clear skies all the way to the coastline right now. you can already see mild temperatures to begin the day. by the afternoon, it is going to be hot in many spots. high pressure sitting overhead. the skies nice and clear out toward the beaches. these temperatures are going to be running well above average. fairly pleasant at this time of year. today see these thurs soaring as much as 21 degrees. 102 degrees in liver more. more on the weather and everything else. >> let's take you outside and show you what's going on. back to work monday morning and things are looking good. this is 880 by the oakland colis
Search Results 0 to 22 of about 23